Mahler – Symphony No. 5 (World Orchestra for Peace, Gergiev at BBC Proms 2010)

Conducted by Valery Gergiev, the World Orchestra for Peace performs Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 at the BBC Proms 2010.

Ravel – Piano Concerto for the Left Hand (Jean-Efflam Bavouzet at the BBC Proms 2010)

Accompanied by the Philharmonia Orchestra (the British orchestra based in London), French classical pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet performs Maurice Ravel’s “Piano Concerto for the Left Hand in D major”. Composed between 1929 and 1930, the piece was commissioned by the Austrian pianist Paul Wittgenstein (May 11, 1887 – March 3, 1961), who lost his right arm […]

Bach Day (BBC Proms 2010)

BBC Proms “Bach Day”, 14th August 2010, Saturday. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Royal Albert Hall, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, and The English Baroque Soloists at Cadogan Hall, London.